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Hind’s Crimson Star

Edited by Ian Ridpath

in A Dictionary of Astronomy

Third edition

Published online February 2018 | e-ISBN: 9780191851193

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The red-giant variable star R Leporis, named after the English astronomer John Russell Hind (1823–95), who remarked on its blood-red colour. It is a variable ...

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Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics

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